Seven or more alcoholic beverages per week can increase a man's risk of having a high-grade tumor.
"The impact could be especially important in cultures such as those of southern Europe, where people have supper late," Kogevinas said.
Meanwhile, western diets have not shown to have any protective benefits.
The National Institute of Health estimates that one in seven men will be diagnosed with the disease at some point in their lives.
The test can also quickly detect if prostate cancer is evolving genetically and might be becoming drug-resistant.
'We think this is one of the biggest survival benefits ever reported in a trial of an adult solid tumor,' said one expert.
"Pudgy" men are more attractive to women and less likely to get cancer, according to a study.
Ben Stiller underwent surgery two years ago and is now cancer-free.
A new analysis suggests infrequent screening has resulted in an increase in the number of men diagnosed with a form of the disease.
Former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman is being treated for prostate cancer, which was diagnosed in the early stages. Saskia O'Donoghue reports.
The cancer has been caught early, says the musician's spokesperson.
Several mutations in the most aggressive form of the disease may respond to drugs used for other cancer types.
The Prostate Cancer Foundation returned a $17,000 donation from Reddit because it doesn't want to be associated with the site, a spokeswoman said